- Jan 16, 2011
- Middletown NY
"Not only is it an issue of personal freedom, but it serves as an important check on the commercial marijuana industry," said Erik Altieri, executive director of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, the country's oldest marijuana legalization advocacy group. "Allowing consumers the ability to grow their own marijuana helps to ensure the industry keeps its products of high quality and fairly priced."
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The new state Senate president in New Jersey said home-grow marijuana could hold back the legal weed industry from taking off.